Gourmet Gouda and Bacon Mac

Gourmet Gouda and Bacon Mac

Create a rich and indulgent dish with our Gourmet Gouda and Bacon Mac recipe. This creamy and savory macaroni and cheese combines the bold flavors of Gouda cheese and crispy bacon, making it a perfect comfort food choice for any occasion.


  • 2 cups elbow macaroni
  • 8 ounces Gouda cheese, shredded
  • 6 slices of bacon, cooked and crumbled
  • 1/2 cup heavy cream
  • 1/4 cup unsalted butter
  • 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon paprika
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder


  1. Boil the elbow macaroni according to package instructions. Drain and set aside.
  2. In a large saucepan, melt the butter over medium heat. Stir in the flour to make a roux. Cook for 1-2 minutes until it turns golden brown.
  3. Gradually whisk in the heavy cream until the mixture thickens.
  4. Add the shredded Gouda cheese and stir until it’s melted and the sauce is smooth.
  5. Stir in the cooked bacon, salt, black pepper, paprika, and garlic powder.
  6. Combine the cheese sauce with the cooked macaroni.
  7. Serve hot, garnished with additional bacon bits if desired.

Preparation Time: 20 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

Indulge in the ultimate comfort food with our Gourmet Gouda and Bacon Mac. Creamy Gouda cheese sauce, crispy bacon, and perfectly cooked macaroni make this dish a true crowd-pleaser. It’s a delightful choice for family dinners, potlucks, or any time you’re craving cheesy goodness.

Nutritional Information (per serving): Calories: 580, Fat: 38g, Carbohydrates: 38g, Protein: 20g

Create lasting memories around the dinner table with this delicious macaroni and cheese recipe. The creamy Gouda cheese and savory bacon are a match made in culinary heaven. Whether you’re cooking for a special occasion or just a cozy night in, our Gourmet Gouda and Bacon Mac will be a hit with everyone. Enjoy!

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